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June 28th

Matt Dickerson: Important goals when fishing with friends

Posted on June 28, 2018 |
By Matt Dickerson



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This past week I had a chance to take two friends fly fishing. When I take somebody fishing, especially somebody new to the sport, I have multiple goals. I want to be safe. I want to practice and model good conservation ethic while enjoying the outdoors. I want to teach something about fly fishing, including both the mechanics of fly casting and also the strategies for reading a river. Most importantly, I want to enjoy company with friends.

I also want my guests to catch fish. The last point isn’t necessary for the enjoyable time, but it does help.

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Vermont State Police Log: Troopers make DUI arrests in Ferrisburgh, New Haven and Rutland

Posted on June 28, 2018 |
By Addison Independent



ADDISON COUNTY — Vermont State Police cited four people for driving under the influence in four separate incidents in Addison County on June 20, 23 and 24.

While troopers were conducting a sobriety checkpoint on Route 7 in Ferrisburgh on Wednesday, June 20, they pulled over a car driven by Randall Raymond, 56, of Salisbury at 9:25 p.m. for sobriety screening. Police cited Raymond for DUI.

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Bristol Police Log: Officers complete 21 foot and car patrols

Posted on June 28, 2018 |
By Addison Independent



BRISTOL — Between June 10 and 17, Bristol police completed 21 foot and car patrols at various locations, namely on Mountain Street, Main Street and surrounding areas, including near Bristol Elementary School.

Officers also completed 3 hours and 25 minutes of directed patrol, traffic enforcement and patrols of the police district and the town under a contract funded by Vermont Governor’s Highway Safety Program.

During that same period, officers checked security at Mount Abraham Union High School four times and completed two fingerprint requests.

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Middlebury Police Log: Two women cited for retail theft

Posted on June 28, 2018 |
By Addison Independent



MIDDLEBURY — Middlebury police cited Kayla Fitzgerald, 29, of Plymouth and Erica Fitzgerald, 29, of Pittsford for retail theft, after they allegedly tried to leave the Hannaford’s supermarket June 18 with a cart of merchandise they hadn’t purchased.

In other action last week, Middlebury police:

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Vergennes Police Log: Thieves take cash, a credit card and shoes from unlocked cars

Posted on June 28, 2018 |
By Addison Independent



VERGENNES — Vergennes police reported more recent entries into and thefts from unlocked cars last week, this time concentrated on one evening — Saturday — and one area — First Street and nearby Panton Road.

In one case $250 in cash, a credit card and sneakers were taken from a car parked on First Street. Later, $10 was lifted from another car parked on First Street, and finally police were told that between $140 and $200 was stolen from a car parked on Panton Road.

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June 25th

After federal government delay, work finally starts on $260,000 Lincoln playground

Posted on June 25, 2018 |
By Christopher Ross



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LINCOLN — It took excavators only a few hours to dismantle the old Lincoln Community School (LCS) playground last week. The park designed to replace it will require the entire summer to complete.

After a yearlong delay, Potato Hill Park is finally getting built.

A $260,000 project made possible by a $100,000 grant from the Vermont Land and Water Commission Fund, plus matching funds raised by Friends of LCS, Potato Hill Park is designed to be much more than a school playground.

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Lakefront airstrip in Panton ready to be reactivated

Posted on June 25, 2018 |
By Andy Kirkaldy



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PANTON — The owner of a private Panton lakefront airstrip that was used informally for decades until he bought the property two years ago is seeking state and federal approval to bring it back to life.

Charles “Chip” Mather, a retired U.S. Air Force lieutenant colonel, is looking for a permit that would allow him and guests to fly in and out of the 1,700-foot-long, grass-covered strip up to 35 times a month.

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National survey sheds light on Middlebury's poor cycling infrastructure

Posted on June 25, 2018 |
By James Finn



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MIDDLEBURY — A recent survey evaluating accessibility, safety and enjoyability of biking in cities and towns across the United States made clear that Middlebury’s cycling infrastructure leaves something to be desired.

The PlacesForBikes City Ratings survey, a two-year, data-driven project conducted by the biking advocacy organization PeopleForBikes, awarded each surveyed location an overall score meant to provide a snapshot of quality of cycling life in cities and towns across the U.S.

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